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Abernethy Collection of American Literature

The Julian W. Abernethy Library of American Literature was bequeathed to Middlebury College in 1923, upon the death of Julian W. Abernethy, Class of 1876, College Trustee from 1901-1923. A distinguished teacher and scholar of American and British literature, Abernethy was an avid bibliophile and during his lifetime amassed an extraordinary collection of first editions, collected works, critical editions, and original manuscripts by the most notable men and women in American letters from the late...



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Written while at Harvard. This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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Transcriptions from the journal of material used in "Autumnal Tints" This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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Asking for "data concerning the Town or Causeway Bridge." This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College. Help us improve our transcriptions! If you see an error, email us at specialcollections@middlebury.edu .
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Correspondence, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Manuscript, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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Fragment of penciled letter draft by Henry David Thoreau and list of English poets, written while on Staten Island This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Correspondence, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Manuscript, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Manuscript, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Middlebury Special Collections
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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Manuscript letter from Henry David Thoreau to Franklin Benjamin Sanborn, dated June 25, 1861. This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Correspondence, Abernethy manuscripts collection, Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1831-1917,...
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Fragment, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Trow, John F.
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Correspondence, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Fragment, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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Essay by Thoreau appearing in The Church Monthly, October 1864 This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Pamphlets Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Pamphlet, Abernethy Pamphlets Collection
Source: Abernethy Pamphlets Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Essay, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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Draft of letter. Discusses payment for plumbago (graphite). Verso has natural history notes for October 1859. This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Correspondence, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Manuscript, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Middlebury Special Collections
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Journal, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Abernethy Collection of American Literature
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
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This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Manuscripts Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, Manuscript, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
Source: Abernethy Manuscripts Collection